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Boston Celtics hand Milwaukee Bucks first loss of NBA season | Sports , Basketball

The Boston Celtics drained a franchise record 24 3-pointers en route to knocking off the last undefeated team in the NBA Thursday with a 117-113 win over the Milwaukee Bucks.

Kyrie Irving scored 28 points and Gordon Hayward tallied a season high 18 for the Celtics, who snapped the Bucks seven-game win streak to start the season.

Elsewhere, Joel Embiid had 41 points and 13 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers improved to 5-0 at home with a 122-113 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.

Embiid now has six games with a least 30 points and 10 rebounds.

Australia’s Ben Simmons added 14 points and 11 assists and Markelle Fultz provided a spark late in the third quarter and finished with 12 points, nine rebounds and five assists.

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